Intoxicated Driver Kept Driving After Striking Median, Police Say

The Burlington woman was arrested Thursday afternoon after police received a report of an erratic driver on Route 130.

A Burlington woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated after police said she swerved into the median on Route 130 Thursday afternoon.

Cinnaminson Police got a report of a suspected drunk driver just before 12:30 p.m. The caller told police the vehicle was driving erratically on 130 South. An officer began checking the area and, upon locating the vehicle in question, watched the driver strike the center divider and keep on going, according to a report.

The driver, identified as Karen Biancosino, 42, of the 800 block of Grant Avenue, Burlington, was stopped at 130 and Cinnaminson Avenue and taken into custody. Biancosino was charged with driving while intoxicated and released on a summons pending a court hearing.

Information provided by Cinnaminson Police. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.

John February 22, 2013 at 01:00 AM
Great Job CPD....
Ric February 22, 2013 at 01:34 AM
Let's hope she was released to someone who drove her home! In all seriousness, I hope she gets help with her alcoholism. I have seen people I love struggle with that addiction. It is brutal
FbS February 22, 2013 at 12:09 PM
Thank Goodness she did not hurt herself or anyone else.. Good job CPD
Sarah February 22, 2013 at 04:16 PM
Geez in the afternoon. Thankfully she didn't hit a person.


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